Expansion outro

“Outside New York, a high place where with one glance you take in the houses where eight million human beings live.”

Tomas Tranströmer

I found this inspirational line from Teju Cole’s new book Known and Strange Things

Atop a bridge that connects the Bronx to Harlem


Sink to float 

“When you try to stay on the surface of the water, you sink; but when you try to sink, you float’ and that ‘insecurity is the result of trying to be secure.”

— Alan Watts on the ‘law of reversed effort’, also known as the ‘backwards law’ when doing what’s right make things wrong (as featured in The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking)

Weekly Photo Challenge: Atop

Wishes from #whereistand

Some New York street wishes in the wild.

“You don’t get what you hope for. You don’t get what you wish for. You get what you believe.” – Oprah

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